See-May Phoong (M’96-SM’04) was born in Johor, Malaysia, in 1968. He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the National Taiwan University (NTU), Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C., in 1991 and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, California, in 1992 and 1996, respectively.
He was with the Faculty of the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, from September 1996 to September 1997. In September 1997, he joined the Graduate Institute of Communication Engineering and the Department of Electrical Engineering, NTU, as an Assistant Professor, and since August 2006, he has been a Professor.
Dr. Phoong has previously served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Analog and Diginal Signal Processing (Jan. 2002 -- Dec. 2003) and IEEE Signal Processing Letters (March 2002 – Feb. 2005), and IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I. His interests include filter banks and their application to communications, OFDM, synchronization and estimation problems in wideband multicarrier systems. He received the Charles H. Wilts Prize (1997) for outstanding independent research in electrical engineering at Caltech. He was also a recipient of the Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering’s Outstanding Youth Electrical Engineer Award (2005).